Alt Group 148 Matariki Festival
Pou Auaha / Creative DirectorDean Poole
Ringatoi Matua / Design DirectorTyrone Ohia
Ngā Kaimahi / Team MembersDean Poole, Tyrone Ohia, Ben Corban, Dean Murray, Aaron Edwards, Janson Chau, Kris Lane, Toaki Okano, Ngāti Paoa, Puhi Thompson, Chris Bailey
Kaitautoko / ContributorTe Waka Angamua
ClientAuckland Council Arts & Culture
This project demonstrates the power of a compelling simple idea executed well, coupled with great depth, breadth and alignment of concept, community and delivery.
The judges recognised and applaud the complexity of the project in creating a moving annual platform across iwi for cross-cultural exchange and celebration.